Memories of Billy the Kid


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[WPA Post Office Mural in Storm Lake, Iowa.] Dan Rhodes. Painted mural, undated. (Lot 3135.)

Many Americans in the thirties remembered the nineteenth century as vividly as some people now recall the Depression years. The life history narratives tell of meeting Billy the Kid, surviving the Chicago fire of 1871, making the pioneer journey to the Western Territories, and fleeing to America to avoid conscription into the Russian Czar's army.


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